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RACGP events and courses

VIC

20 Jul 2018

VIC

Intermediate Clinical Emergency Mgt Program - Melbourne

This workshop is currently full.

This one day highly interactive workshop focuses on recognition and management of medical emergencies in general practice, including acute coronary syndrome, acute asthma, anaphylaxis and effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which meets the 2017-19 triennium basic CPR course requirement. It also meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.

Contact:

Tel: 03 8699 0557

21 Jul 2018

VIC

Intermediate Clinical Emergency Mgt Program - Melbourne

This one day highly interactive workshop focuses on recognition and management of medical emergencies in general practice, including acute coronary syndrome, acute asthma, anaphylaxis and effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which meets the 2017-19 triennium basic CPR course requirement. It also meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.

Contact:

Tel: 03 8699 0557

21 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018

VIC

Advanced Clinical Emergency Management Program - Melbourne

Please read the eligibility criteria before registering for this event. You must have completed or be enrolled in the Intermediate CEMP or equivalent to register for this course.

This highly interactive two day workshop have been designed to further build participants' knowledge, skills and confidence when responding to medical emergencies. It focuses on the management of life threatening emergencies and includes specific skills required to manage adult and paediatric trauma.

Contact:

Tel: 03 8699 0557

21 Jul 2018

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

**This event is fully booked. To go on a waiting list please contact lizette.foxmiller@racgp.org.au**Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.45am)
Location:RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne Vic 3002
RSVP: Wednesday 18 July 2018

RACGP Victoria is offering an education session on MATOD for prescribers with a need to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients with opioid dependence.

Attendees must have completed the online Module 1 and be registered with AHPRA prior to registering for this session.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

01 Aug 2018

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.

Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

02 Aug 2018

VIC

Education Activity Representative (EAR) Refresher Training

RACGP Victoria is holding an Education Activity Representative (EAR) Refresher Training for EARs trained prior to 2014 to keep up to date with the requirements for developing an education activity and changes in the current triennium, 2017-19.
Topics include developing a needs assessment, writing learning outcomes, designing predisposing and reinforcing activities.

Participant numbers are limited, please register early to secure your place.

Time: 10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Location: The John Murtagh Centre - RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne

Cost: FREE

Contact: Maria Fraser

Tel: 03 8699 0421

04 Aug 2018 - 05 Aug 2018

VIC

GPADD18 - General Practice in Addiction Conference

Presented by the RACGP Victoria Drug and Alcohol Committee, GPADD18 will address some of the most common addictions and associated conditions that are faced by GPs in their daily practice, including chronic pain, real-time prescription monitoring and pharmacotherapy.

Please refer to flyer for program details. Delegates must book accommodation directly with venue. Non-members please contact the Vic events team to register. Please select ONE topic for each of the sessions where indicated.
Accreditation: This conference will be accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium. Proudly sponsored by TAC, Indivior, Bank of Melbourne and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area-based Networks.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

15 Aug 2018

VIC

QI&CPD PLAN Information Session

RACGP Victoria is hosting a free Morning (10am -12pm) interactive session for GPs about the new online QI&CPD Planning Learning and Need activity (PLAN).

PLAN is an online activity designed to assist you to map out and document your learning needs. It is a mandatory QI&CPD requirement for the 2017-19 triennium and can only be completed online.

After a brief overview, we will provide hands on assistance so you will need to bring your own device (laptop, tablet or ipad) to use during the session.

This activity is suitable for GPs who have yet to start or have just started PLAN.

Contact: Victoria QI&CPD Events

Tel: 03 8699 0483

17 Aug 2018

VIC

Five2Thrive - New Fellows Networking Evening

Are you in the first 5 years after obtaining your fellowship? Then you're a New Fellow! If you would you like to connect with other New Fellows, and are interested in:

*Starting your own practice
*Differentiating yourself as a GP
*Finances for GPs
*Medicolegal issues
*Self care

Join us at GG's Restaurant in East Melbourne for refreshments and canapes. Discover what the RACGP Victoria New Fellows Committee is doing for you, tell us what you would like us to do, and hear five exciting speakers share their top 5 tips for New Fellows on the above issues.

Time: 6.00 pm for 6.30 pm start

Location: GG Restaurant, 158 Clarendon Street, East Melbourne, VIC 3002

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

30 Aug 2018

VIC

Members Meeting and State Awards Night

We are delighted to invite all RACGP Victorian members to attend RACGP Victoria's Members Meeting and State Awards.

Time: 6.30 pm for a 7.00 pm start, drinks and canapes to follow.

Location: Quay West Suites Melbourne - Conference Centre, 26 Southgate Ave, Southbank, VIC 3006

The meeting will be chaired by Dr Patrizia Boetto, RACGP provost, with an address to members by Dr Cameron Loy, outlining the achievements of RACGP Victoria over the past year. The 2018 recipients of the Victorian GP awards will also receive recognition.

Please note that this event is for members only.

New Fellows: The Fellowship and Awards Ceremony will be held in November, with invitations sent in September.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488